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This course covers all the basics of building science - a MUST for anyone who wants to be in the business of home performance.

Whether you're a contractor, sale or support staff, manufacturer or distributor, this course will give you the fundamental information home performance plus the business perspective of the industry to set you up for success.

Learn about topics like air leakage, energy transfer, insulation, moisutre, indoor air quality, lighting, combustion and more, to jump start your career in the home performance industry.


Continuing Education: This course is BPI recognized for 12 CEU credits.

BPI Building Science Principles

  • What's Included:

    • Over 12 hours of online multimedia training, with 90-day access so you can learn at your own pace on your own time
    • Phone and email access to your instructor to answer questions
    • Practice exam questions
  • What You'll Learn:

    • Learn basic construction terminology
    • Principles of energy & the house as a system
    • Air leakage
    • Energy & the building shell
    • Residential heating & cooling
    • Lighting & appliances
    • Windows & doors
    • Water heating
    • Residential insulation
    • Health, safety & moisuture management
    • Observational diagnostics
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